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Gender Masculine & Feminine
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. TAY-lər

Meaning & History

From an English surname that originally denoted someone who was a tailor, from Norman French tailleur, ultimately from Latin taliare "to cut". Its modern use as a feminine name may have been influenced by the British-American author Taylor Caldwell (1900-1985).